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Street Art From Ferguson Now Part Of Unique City-Wide Art Exhibit

Carol Swartout Klein | Posted 10.18.2016 | Good News
Carol Swartout Klein

In November 2014 Ferguson, Missouri, and surrounding neighborhoods were in the midst of several nights of rioting and looting. But something happened during all of this. Something that didn't make many headlines -- a movement called "Paint for Peace."

Hats, Apples, Umbrellas, A Pipe That Is Not A Pipe: Magritte, The Magician Of Art.

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 09.30.2016 | Arts
Sidonie Sawyer

The Museum. Close to celebrating its 40th anniversary (in February 2017) the Centre Pompidou Museum in Paris is continuing to offer important and vib...

Last Weeks For Unfinished: Thoughts Left Visible At The Met Breuer

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 08.18.2016 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

I've returned a number of times to revisit the exhibit as, from an artist's perspective, it is fascinating to see works that are not finished offer insight into the artistic working process -- what the artist may have been thinking at that point in the painting.

Unfinished Art -- Unfinished Lives

Sherman Yellen | Posted 08.05.2016 | Arts
Sherman Yellen

It left one with the impression that the art which seems incomplete is more than complete -- indeed -- in some ways superior to the finished work of these artists. These are paintings that actually breathe.

Picasso Exhibit at MoMA

Chetna Singh | Posted 03.08.2016 | Arts
Chetna Singh

The superbly curated works spread over several rooms and loaned from all over the world, an astounding 140 pieces, reflects the evolution of Picasso's work and each room is indicative of a particular phase in his life.

A Walk Through the Art Show and the Armory Show

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 03.07.2016 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

As I have curated and hung many exhibits I am always interested to see how the artwork is presented.

The Transporter Refueled Actress, Loan Chabanol, Opens Her First Solo Art Exhibit in New York

Erica Simone | Posted 09.21.2016 | Arts
Erica Simone

Photograph by Erica Simone If you love the big screen and/or are a savvy art collector, you will definitely want to pay attention to rising Hollywood...

The Unseen Work of Preparing an Exhibit: An Artist's Perspective

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 09.08.2016 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

Two exhibits of my work, Oil and Water and Re/Viewing the American Landscape are currently on view at Blue Water Fine Arts in Port Clyde, Maine. I've been spending summers painting in Maine for close to forty years and exhibiting there for over thirty.

Elizabeth Livingston's Paintings Come Out of Darkness With Solo Show 'Night Fell' in LES

Adrian Margaret Brune | Posted 08.12.2016 | Arts
Adrian Margaret Brune

That general reluctance toward averment has, perhaps, kept Livingston away from the necessary self-promotion required for the coveted New York scene since she earned an MFA in painting at Boston University.

Sybrina Fulton Lends Voice To Art Exhibit: 'I Am Trayvon Martin'

Reuters | Posted 05.13.2015 | Black Voices

Sybrina Fulton, mother of the slain teenager Trayvon Martin, spoke on a panel discussion in Los Angeles at Manifest Justice, an art activist showcase ...

American Masterworks From the Corcoran at the National Gallery of Art

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 06.15.2015 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The National Gallery of Art has acquired more than 6,000 works of art from the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. Beginning in the summer of 2015 and continuing for several months, the paintings will be integrated into the American galleries on the main floor.

The School of the Heartist -- Days of Founding a New School

Yanna Bat Adam, Heartist | Posted 04.14.2015 | Arts
Yanna Bat Adam, Heartist

It was time for me to speak more directly than I could with paintings -- to speak with living people -- in particular, those for whom creativity is a strong impulse that is sometimes problematic.

Is There An Art to Blogging?

Sue Kerr | Posted 03.10.2015 | Arts
Sue Kerr

While I do not *feel* like an artist, I welcome this opportunity to explore my creativity and passion in a (sort of) new medium. It is invigorating to have a chance to use my tenth year of blogging to pursue something entirely fresh and new.

17 Artists Earn Southern Exposure

Sheryl Estrada | Posted 08.26.2014 | Arts
Sheryl Estrada

"There is plenty of room in our lives to enjoy and appreciate the wonders of art that was created centuries ago, or art that was created five minutes ago," Nichole M. Hickey said.

This 'Ghostbusters'-Themed Art Show Will Make Your Wildest Dreams Come True

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.23.2014 | Arts

Once upon a time, in a land far, far away from reality, three misfit parapsychologists from New York City joined forces to combat paranormal forces, a...

Take A Gander At The Best Tattoos Throughout History

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.13.2014 | Arts

Oh, the tattoo. From an innocuous badge inked ever so carefully on one's back to a blanket of color flowing from the shoulders to the ankles, the worl...

A Truly Erotic Art Exhibition Aims To Get You Hot For Summer (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 05.05.2014 | Arts

Warning: This post contains a fair amount of erotic art. It is, as the title notes, not safe for work. This past winter has been a true test of New...

Major New York City Museum Invites Visitors To Draw On Its Walls

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.20.2014 | Arts

A visit to a museum is most often characterized by a significant amount of visual observation, a good dose of walking at a leisurely pace down white-w...

Stunning NSFW Photos Capture The Art Of Sex

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.20.2014 | Arts

Canadian artist Sarah Anne Johnson captures the most intimate moments between couples, snapping astonishingly revealing shots of sexual partners engag...

The History Of 'Ruin Porn' Extends Far Before Instagram

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.18.2014 | Arts

The term "ruin porn" has become ubiquitous on social media, blogs and Reddit subgroups everywhere, denoting amateur and professional photographs that ...

Is the Art Show Becoming the Armory Show?

Barbara Ernst Prey | Posted 05.10.2014 | Arts
Barbara Ernst Prey

The Armory Show is held at Piers 92 and 94 in New York City and is perhaps the best advertised and attended art show of the week.

11 Powerful Artworks That Reveal The Diversity Of Contemporary American Indian Art

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.07.2014 | Arts

An Everlast punching bag covered in ornate beads, a woman languishing next to a life-size, four-legged balloon animal, a black cedar mask made distinc...

These Are The Artists Of The Civil Rights Movement

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 03.07.2014 | Arts

Throughout the 1960s, a decade marked by an ardent civil rights fight that swept the American nation, many artists found themselves on the side of a b...

Silence, El Segundo Museum of Art

James Scarborough | Posted 04.11.2014 | Arts
James Scarborough

As befits an art space that calls itself a 'lab,' the interior of the El Segundo Museum of Art is sparse. In the center of the space rests a chair and, piled with art books, a small table. The walls are lab white, the ceiling high.

Why Wellesley Should Remove Lifelike Statue of a Man in His Underwear

Sarah Mahmood | Posted 04.08.2014 | College
Sarah Mahmood

The statue has not started a discussion on gender and sexuality, as the administration's statement claims. It has started one on how it is causing students trauma.